Jeana Juree (Simmons) Vaughn passed away on December 19, 2011 at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces.
She was born in Deming on January 7, 1963 to G.W. "Chubby" and Laona (Melton) Simmons.
Juree attended Deming Schools and graduated from Deming High School and from Western New Mexico University in Silver City. Then went to work for Child Protective Services in Roswell where she met and married Robert L.D. They resided in Roswell several years before moving to Deming.
Juree was preceded in death by her husband , Robert in October, 2011.
She is survived by her daughter, Keri Vaughn; parents, of Deming; a sister, Audie and Husband, Bill Ewing of Dona Ana; two brothers, Robin and wife Jean Simmons of Fort Sumner, NM and Bon Simmons of Deming; nieces and nephews, Brandon Miller and wife, Jolene of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Marly and husband Josh Sherbutt of Perryton, Texas, Laremy and Cameron Simmons of Fort Sumner, and Clayton and Clacie Simmons of Casper, Wyoming.
She is also survived by her mother-in-law, Veta Vaughn, step-son, Bobby Dale Vaughn (and family) of Roswell, and Justin Vaughn (and family) of Beaufort, South Carolina.
Entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels. Exclusive provider for "Veterans & Family Memorial Care." To sign the online guest book or to send a card, please visit our website at www.bacasfuneralchapels.com.
Baca's is located at 811 S. Gold Ave., Deming, NM 88030. Phone: 575.546.9671.